To amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance the readiness of the Armed Forces by replacing the current policy concerning homosexuality in the Armed Forces, referred to as "Don't Ask, Don't Tell", with a policy of nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.
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Mar 3, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2009
Length: 8 pages
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H.R. 1283 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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